Lieff Cabraser Honored in 2018 Edition of “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News & Best Lawyers

Lieff Cabraser Honored in 2018 Edition of “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News & Best Lawyers

U.S. News & Best Lawyers has announced its “Best Law Firms” rankings for 2018. The listings are based on “a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their fields, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.” [Read more…]

Law360 Names Lieff Cabraser a “2017 California Powerhouse” for Litigation

Law360 Names Lieff Cabraser a "2019 California Powerhouse"a "2017 California Powerhouse" for Litigation

Law360 has named Lieff Cabraser to its 2017 list of “California Powerhouse Law Firms,” one of only six firms to be so recognized and the only plaintiffs’ firm on the list. The selection includes an in-depth profile of Lieff Cabraser published today that highlights our case work on the nationwide Volkswagen diesel emissions litigation, as well as the massive 2015-2016 Porter Ranch gas leak in Southern California as well as the seminal Cipro antitrust case, for which the firm’s antitrust team won a 2017 antitrust enforcement award from the American Antitrust Institute. [Read more…]

The Best Lawyers in America: 17 Lieff Cabraser Attorneys Listed for 2018

The Best Lawyers in America: 17 Lieff Cabraser Attorneys Listed for 2018

Legal peer-review publication The Best Lawyers in America has announced its 2018 listing of outstanding attorney leaders in the U.S., a list that we are proud to announce includes 17 Lieff Cabraser lawyers. The publication’s 24th edition spotlights the top 5% of practicing attorneys in the U.S. and is based on more than 7.4 million peer evaluations. This newest edition recognizes more than 58,000 lawyers across 140 different practice areas.

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Nashville Post Leaders Issue Names Mark Chalos as a Lawyer “In Charge”

Nashville Post Leaders Issue Names Mark Chalos as a Lawyer "In Charge"

In its annual roundup of Nashville-area leaders, the Nashville Post has named Lieff Cabraser partner Mark P. Chalos as a lawyer “In Charge.” The list showcases Nashville’s vitality as well as its ability to cultivate new leaders from all of its corners. As the magazine notes, “so much of effective leadership is about assembling the right team, motivating its members to adopt a goal, and then turning loose all that focused energy.” [Read more…]

Elizabeth Cabraser Named Benchmark Litigation Plaintiff Attorney of the Year

Benchmark Litigation 2017 U.S. Awards

Benchmark Litigation has named Lieff Cabraser co-founder Elizabeth J. Cabraser its “Plaintiff Attorney of the Year.” Billed as “the definitive guide to America’s leading litigation firms and attorneys,” Benchmark Litigation also recognized Lieff Cabraser’s work on the Volkswagen “Clean Diesel” Emissions Fraud litigation as a 2017 “Impact Case,” recognizing the work of our firm along with defense counsel Sullivan & Cromwell that resulted in settlements valued in the aggregate at over $15 billion. [Read more…]

National Law Journal Names Lieff Cabraser as One of Nine 2016 “Elite Trial Lawyer” Firms

National Law Journal Names Lieff Cabraser as One of Nine 2016 “Elite Trial Lawyer” Firms

The National Law Journal has selected Lieff Cabraser for its 2016 “Elite Trial Lawyers” list in the category of Class Action. The Elite Trial Lawyers award recognizes “law firms that achieved high-dollar recoveries for clients and that did some of the most creative and significant work on the plaintiffs side.” Lieff Cabraser was a co-winner for Class Action with the Cohen Milstein firm. [Read more…]

Elizabeth Cabraser Named a 2016 Law360 MVP for Class Action Law

Elizabeth Cabraser Law360 2016 MVP Award

Elizabeth J. Cabraser has been named by Law360 (subscription) as a 2016 MVP in the category of Class Action Law. The awards honor leading lawyers who “have distinguished themselves from their peers by securing hard-earned successes in high-stakes litigation, complex global matters and record-breaking deals.” [Read more…]

U.S. News & Best Lawyers Honors Lieff Cabraser in 2017 Edition of Best Law Firms

U.S. News & Best Lawyers Honors Lieff Cabraser in 2017 Edition of Best Law Firms

U.S. News & Best Lawyers“Best Law Firms” rankings for 2017 have been announced. The Best Law Firms rankings are based on “a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations as well as peer review from leading attorneys in their fields.” [Read more…]

Lieff Cabraser Named as Finalists in 2016 Elite Trial Lawyers Feature

Lieff Cabraser Named as Finalists in 2016 Elite Trial Lawyers Feature

The National Law Journal has chosen Lieff Cabraser as “Elite Trial Lawyers” Finalists in the categories of Class Action and Employment for 2016. This honorable distinction recognizes “law firms that achieved high-dollar recoveries for clients and that did some of the most creative and significant work on the plaintiffs side.” Only thirty-five firms were selected as finalists, and Lieff Cabraser is one of only three to be chosen as finalists in more than one category. [Read more…]

Elizabeth Cabraser Receives AJC Judge Learned Hand Award

Elizabeth Cabraser Receives AJC Judge Learned Hand Award

We are very proud to share that Lieff Cabraser name partner Elizabeth J. Cabraser received the 2016 American Jewish Committee Judge Learned Hand Award on Monday May 23rd in San Francisco, California. The Judge Learned Hand Award is the highest honor the organization presents to individuals in the legal profession. [Read more…]